Messages from the Trail, April 27-May 1

May 1st, 2020|news|

"Happiness is in the small details." Quote and photo submitted by Haw River-area volunteer Margaret Lanier, who was reminded of this often by her mother. Photo taken along the Townsend Trail portion of the MST in Greensboro. “Keep [...]

Messages from the MST, April 12-17

April 17th, 2020|news|

“I’m going back into the woods To listen to the ancient trees Branches long and withered, wise Reaching up to thread my dreams. My faith I’ll place unto them Barks rich with hard-won battle scars Leaves whispering with [...]

“Hope” is the Thing with Feathers

April 8th, 2020|news|

Dear MST Family: MST friend Jeff Gresko captured this photo of a wind-blown ovenbird warbler near the Mills River Overlook on the MST last May. This little bird reminded me of a famous Emily Dickinson poem: “Hope” is [...]

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